MATH1520C  University Mathematics for Applications  2017/18
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Course Year:
2017/18
Term:
2
Announcement
 Jan 8: Course information (updated on Jan 10) [Download file]
 Jan 8: Midterms are tentatively scheduled on Feb 7, and Mar 14, 7  8:30pm. If you have any legitimate reason can not attend, please inform us before Jan 14, 10pm.
 Jan 30: Midterm 1: Feb 7, Wednesday, 7:00 – 8:30pm, LSB LT6.
 Jan 30: Midterm 1 will cover all topics in L1L4.
 Jan 30: Midterm 1 revision exercise [Download file]
 Jan 30: Midterm 1 revision exercise solution [Download file]
 Mar 6: Midterm 2: Mar 14, Wednesday, 7:00  8:30pm, LSB LT6.
 Mar 6: Midterm 2 will cover all topics in L1L8, but with a focus on L5L8.
 Mar 6: Midterm 2 revision exercise [Download file]
 Mar 6: Midterm 2 revision exercise solution [Download file]
 Apr 19: Final examination: May 2, Wed, 9:30  11:30, Sir Run Run Shaw Hall.
 Apr 19: Final examination will cover all topics, but with a focus on L9  L12.
 Apr 19: Final Revision Exercise [Download file]
 Apr 19: Final Revision Exercise Solution [Download file]
General Information
Lecturer

Dr. PAN Lily
 Office: LSB 202A
 Tel: 3943 7969
 Email:
 Office Hours: Tue 15:30  17:00 (or by appointment)
Teaching Assistant

Mr. CHEUNG Hang
 Office: LSB 222A
 Tel: 3943 3575
 Email:

Mr. SONG Chen
 Office: AB1 505
 Tel: 3943 4298
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: Tue 10:30  12:15, YIA LT6; Thu 13:30  14:15, YIA LT8
 Tutorial: Tue 12:30  13:15, YIA LT6; Thu 12:30  13:15, YIA LT8
Textbooks
 Laurence D. Hoffmann and Gerald L. Bradley, Applied Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences
References
 Barnett, Ziegler and Byleen, Calculus for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences. McGrawHill.
Preclass Notes
 Supplementary notes on Exponential and Logarithmic Function
 L9 Additional Exercise
 L9 Additional Exercise Solution
 L10 Additional Exercise
 L10 Additional Exercise Solution
 L11 Additional Exercise
 L11 Additional Exercise Solution
 L12 Additional Exercise
 L12 Additional Exercise Solution
Lecture Notes
 L1 Function
 L2 Limit (updated)
 L3 Continuity
 L4 Differentiation I (updated)
 L5 Differentiation II
 L6 Application of Derivatives I
 L7 Application of Derivatives II
 L8 Application of Derivatives III
 L9 Indefinite Integral (updated)
 L10 Definite Integral
 L11 Ordinary Differential Equation
 L12 Probability
Tutorial Notes
 Classwork 1 Solution
 Classwork 2 Solution
 Classwork 3 Solution
 Classwork 4 Solution
 Classwork 5 Solution
 Classwork 6 Solution (Updated on Mar 3)
 Classwork 7 Solution
 Classwork 8 Solution
 Classwork 9 Solution
 Classwork10 Solution
 Classwork11 Solution
 Classwork12 Solution
 Classwork13 Solution
 Classwork14 Probability (No need to hand in.)
 Classwork14 Solution
Assignments
 Homework 1
 Solution to Homework 1
 Homework 2
 Solution to Homework 2
 Homework 3
 Solution to Homework 3
 Homework 4
 Solution to Homework 4
 Homework 5
 Solution to Homework 5
Quizzes and Exams
Assessment Scheme
Tutorial classwork (You have to attend 13 tutorial sessions, 1pt each)  13%  
Midterm 1 (Feb 7, Wed, 7:00  8:30pm, LSB LT6)  20%  
Midterm 2 (Mar 14, Wed, 7:00  8:30pm, LSB LT6)  20%  
Final Exam  47% 
Honesty in Academic Work
The Chinese University of Hong Kong places very high importance on honesty in academic work submitted by students, and adopts a policy of zero tolerance on cheating and plagiarism. Any related offence will lead to disciplinary action including termination of studies at the University. Although cases of cheating or plagiarism are rare at the University, everyone should make himself / herself familiar with the content of the following website:
http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/policy/academichonesty/and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.
Assessment Policy Last updated: April 20, 2018 17:57:58